Team Chess


Venue:                   Newport Chess Club
Start Time:             7.45

Tournament Rules

  • A 6 round swiss tournament
  • Players can choose their partners. Any player may also turn up on the night without a partner and a suitable pairing will be found. 

Rules of Team Chess


Team's are made up of 2 players. Each player will take turns in moving their sides pieces but otherwise all normal rules of chess apply. 


Teammates may not communicate about the position or give any indication as to where they want a piece to go.

Time Control

1 minute hourglass (as one teams clock ticks down, the opponents clock ticks up).